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cadence - rhythmic rise and fall (of words or sounds); beat; regular beat of sound; rhythm
misadventure - mischance; ill luck; Ex. death by misadventure
gleam - brief flash of light; glow; V.
invalidate - weaken; destroy; make invalid; nullify
proselytize - (induce someone to) convert to a religion or belief; N. proselyte: new convert to a doctrine or religion
expatiate - talk at length; speak or write in detail
functionary - official (who performs a particular function)
comity - courtesy; civility; Ex. comity of nations
lineaments - features especially of the face; distinctive shape or contour of the face; CF. line
pretension - pretentiousness; claim (without foundation); Ex. I make no pretensions to skill as an artist.